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Azure / Office 365 Engineer
£80000 - £90000 per annum
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Azure / Office 365 Engineer

We are seeking a high calibre back-end engineer (or hands-on architect) to lead the transition of our client's back-end infrastructure to MS Azure & Office 365. This is a permanent role, London City based, the client is a mid-sized investment manager.

The client has a track record of technology innovation and this is a real opportunity for the right person to design and implement a leading edge set of back-end technology.

The most important technologies are obviously Azure and Office 365 (Sharepoint, OneDrive, Exchange Online), both critical, and experience of a scripting / coding language such as PowerShell (ideally PowerShell DSC), Bash or Python. You will have deep experience of Windows Server and of Azure AD, and of the on-premise equivalents (AD / DNS / DHCP / GPO).

You will have led at least one substantial migration from initial design through production, ideally to Office 365, and be comfortable as a hands-on leader from experimenting with new technology to resolving post production issues. You will have the personality / communications skills / and self-starting approach to match.

Technology Requirements:

  • MS Azure (& ideally Amazon AWS)
  • Office 365 (Sharepoint, OneDrive, Exchange Online)
  • Scripting / Coding: e.g. PowerShell (ideally PowerShell DSC), Bash or Python
  • Windows Server
  • Azure AD (ideally AD Connect)
  • On-premise AD/DNS/DHCP/GPO
  • Mimecast or similar security tech.
  • Other technology (beneficial):
    • Intune, MFA
    • Microsoft ExpressRoute
    • Terraform or ARM
    • Storage systems (e.g. 3PAR or Pure)
    • SCCM
    • Skype, Teams
    • Git, DevOps
    • Azure SQL
    • Forcepoint (or similar proxy servers)
    • Citrix XenDesktop or XenApp
    • VMWare (the client’s legacy technology)
  • MCSA or MCSE

This is a very attractive opportunity for the right person to develop their back-end technology set to the next level, so please get in touch if you have the credentials

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